Population in Ecuador

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Population in Ecuador


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Dependency ratios in Ecuador


total dependency ratio

55,60 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 113 in the world of 196 (42,86%); 27 place in America 37 (29,73%)

youth dependency ratio

45,10 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 118 in the world of 196 (40,31%); 29 place in America 37 (24,32%)

elderly dependency ratio

10,40 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 106 in the world of 196 (46,43%); 11 place in America 37 (72,97%)

potential support ratio

9,60 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 88 in the world of 196 (55,61%); 24 place in America 37 (37,84%)

Urbanization of the population in Ecuador


Population

16 144 363 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 69 in the world of 233 (70,82%); 11 place in America 50 (80%)
7,49 % (1,50 % annual) ↘
min: 4 545 548; max: 16 144 363; max-min: 11 598 815 (71,84%); mid: 10 344 956;
5 799 408 (35,92%)
1,51 {annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 83 in the world of 216 (62,04%); 8 place in America 45 (84,44%)
9,04 % (1,81 % annual) ↗
min: 1,51; max: 2,92; max-min: 1,42 (48,46%); mid: 2,22;
-0,708 (-47,01%)

Rural population

5 853 623 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 74 in the world of 205 (64,39%); 8 place in America 41 (82,93%)
4,81 % (0,962 % annual) ↘
min: 3 005 607; max: 5 853 623; max-min: 2 848 016 (48,65%); mid: 4 429 615;
1 424 008 (24,33%)
36,26 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 116 in the world of 205 (43,90%); 18 place in America 41 (58,54%)
2,90 % (0,580 % annual) ↗
min: 36,26; max: 66,12; max-min: 29,86 (45,16%); mid: 51,19;
-14,93 (-41,18%)
0,885 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 80 in the world of 205 (61,46%); 9 place in America 41 (80,49%)
26,69 % (5,34 % annual) ↗
min: 0,492; max: 2,10; max-min: 1,61 (76,54%); mid: 1,29;
-0,409 (-46,21%)

Urban population

10 290 740 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 55 in the world of 214 (74,77%); 10 place in America 44 (79,55%)
9,02 % (1,80 % annual) ↘
min: 1 539 941; max: 10 290 740; max-min: 8 750 799 (85,04%); mid: 5 915 341;
4 375 400 (42,52%)
63,74 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 99 in the world of 214 (54,21%); 27 place in America 44 (40,91%)
1,65 % (0,330 % annual) ↘
min: 33,88; max: 63,74; max-min: 29,86 (46,85%); mid: 48,81;
14,93 (23,43%)
1,86 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 100 in the world of 214 (53,74%); 11 place in America 44 (77,27%)
4,97 % (0,994 % annual) ↗
min: 1,86; max: 4,91; max-min: 3,04 (62,05%); mid: 3,38;
-1,52 (-81,76%)

Population in largest city

2 709 329 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 60 in the world of 151 (60,93%); 12 place in America 24 (54,17%)
8,01 % (1,60 % annual) ↘
min: 456 225; max: 2 709 329; max-min: 2 253 104 (83,16%); mid: 1 582 777;
1 126 552 (41,58%)
16,78 {[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 71 in the world of 151 (53,64%); 17 place in America 24 (33,33%)
0,559 % (0,112 % annual) ↘
min: 10,03; max: 16,78; max-min: 6,75 (40,21%); mid: 13,41;
3,37 (20,11%)

Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million

4 435 404 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 53 in the world of 115 (54,78%); 11 place in America 22 (54,55%)
7,79 % (1,56 % annual) ↘
min: 775 586; max: 4 435 404; max-min: 3 659 818 (82,51%); mid: 2 605 495;
1 829 909 (41,26%)
27,47 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 39 in the world of 115 (66,96%); 16 place in America 22 (31,82%)
0,321 % (0,064 % annual) ↘
min: 17,06; max: 27,49; max-min: 10,43 (37,94%); mid: 22,28;
5,20 (18,91%)

Migration in Ecuador


Population

16 144 363 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 69 in the world of 233 (70,82%); 11 place in America 50 (80%)
7,49 % (1,50 % annual) ↘
min: 4 545 548; max: 16 144 363; max-min: 11 598 815 (71,84%); mid: 10 344 956;
5 799 408 (35,92%)

International migrant stock, total

387 513 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 77 in the world of 214 (64,49%); 10 place in America 44 (79,55%)
16,04 % (3,21 % annual) ↘
min: 78 663; max: 387 513; max-min: 308 850 (79,70%); mid: 233 088;
154 425 (39,85%)
2,40 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 137 in the world of 214 (36,45%); 29 place in America 44 (36,36%)
9,24 % (1,85 % annual) ↘
min: 0,770; max: 2,40; max-min: 1,63 (67,93%); mid: 1,59;
0,815 (33,96%)

Refugee population by country or territory of asylum

0,753 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 28 in the world of 180 (85%); 1 place in America 39 (100%)
7,85 % (1,57 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0017656; max: 0,812; max-min: 0,810 (99,78%); mid: 0,407;
0,346 (45,96%)
121 535 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 35 in the world of 180 (81,11%); 4 place in America 39 (92,31%)
0,235 % (0,047 % annual) ↘
min: 202; max: 264 907; max-min: 264 705 (99,92%); mid: 132 555;
-11 020 (-9,07%)

Refugee population by country or territory of origin

0,0062561 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 127 in the world of 196 (35,71%); 27 place in America 38 (31,58%)
8,81 % (1,76 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0000294; max: 0,0062561; max-min: 0,0062267 (99,53%); mid: 0,0031427;
0,0031133 (49,77%)
1 010 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 97 in the world of 196 (51,02%); 15 place in America 38 (63,16%)
15,64 % (3,13 % annual) ↘
min: 3; max: 1 332; max-min: 1 329 (99,77%); mid: 667,50;
342,50 (33,91%)

Fertility in Ecuador


Birth rate, crude

20,78 per 1,000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 83 in the world of 207 (60,39%); 8 place in America 42 (83,33%)
5,37 % (1,07 % annual) ↗
min: 20,78; max: 44,27; max-min: 23,49 (53,06%); mid: 32,53;
-11,74 (-56,52%)

Birth rate, crude

330 830 per year[?] (2015)
(descending): 73 in the world of 207 (65,22%); 10 place in America 42 (78,57%)
1,15 % (0,230 % annual) ↘
min: 201 045; max: 330 830; max-min: 129 785 (39,23%); mid: 265 938;
64 893 (19,62%)

Fertility rate

2,54 births per woman[?] (2014)
(descending): 82 in the world of 203 (60,10%); 7 place in America 40 (85%)
4,48 % (0,897 % annual) ↗
min: 2,54; max: 6,72; max-min: 4,18 (62,18%); mid: 4,63;
-2,09 (-82,20%)

Wanted fertility rate

2,50 births per woman[?] (2004)
(2005) (descending): 41 in the world of 65 (38,46%); 2 place in America 11 (90,91%)

Adolescent fertility rate

75,60 births per 1,000 women ages 15-19[?] (2015)
(descending): 42 in the world of 193 (78,76%); 6 place in America 37 (86,49%)
5,30 % (1,06 % annual) ↗
min: 75,60; max: 131,18; max-min: 55,58 (42,37%); mid: 103,39;
-27,79 (-36,76%)

Child and maternal mortality in Ecuador


Birth rate, crude

330 830 {per year[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 135 in the world of 207 (35,27%); 33 place in America 42 (23,81%)
1,15 % (0,230 % annual) ↘
min: 201 045; max: 330 830; max-min: 129 785 (39,23%); mid: 265 938;
64 893 (19,62%)
5,13 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 29 in the world of 206 (86,41%); 9 place in America 42 (80,95%)
0,877 % (0,175 % annual) ↗
min: 5,13; max: 15,55; max-min: 10,42 (67,01%); mid: 10,34;
-5,21 (-101,57%)

Maternal mortality

210 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 108 in the world of 181 (40,88%); 22 place in America 33 (36,36%)
14,29 % (2,86 % annual) ↗
min: 210; max: 570; max-min: 360 (63,16%); mid: 390;
-180 (-85,71%)
0,013 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 96 in the world of 181 (47,51%); 20 place in America 33 (42,42%)
23,54 % (4,71 % annual) ↗
min: 0,013; max: 0,056; max-min: 0,043 (76,68%); mid: 0,034;
-0,021 (-164,43%)

Number of neonatal deaths

3 530 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 121 in the world of 192 (37,50%); 24 place in America 35 (34,29%)
18,44 % (3,69 % annual) ↗
min: 3 530; max: 7 378; max-min: 3 848 (52,16%); mid: 5 454;
-1 924 (-54,50%)
0,219 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 104 in the world of 192 (46,35%); 27 place in America 35 (25,71%)
28,04 % (5,61 % annual) ↗
min: 0,219; max: 0,722; max-min: 0,503 (69,72%); mid: 0,470;
-0,252 (-115,11%)

Mortality rate, under 5

7 079 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 121 in the world of 193 (37,82%); 25 place in America 35 (31,43%)
17,70 % (3,54 % annual) ↗
min: 7 079; max: 33 965; max-min: 26 886 (79,16%); mid: 20 522;
-13 443 (-189,90%)
0,438 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 108 in the world of 193 (44,56%); 30 place in America 35 (17,14%)
27,23 % (5,45 % annual) ↗
min: 0,438; max: 7,33; max-min: 6,89 (94,02%); mid: 3,88;
-3,45 (-786,01%)

Causes of death in Ecuador


Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions

17,80 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 94 in the world of 172 (45,93%); 20 place in America 29 (34,48%)
7,68 % (1,54 % annual) ↗
min: 17,80; max: 26; max-min: 8,20 (31,54%); mid: 21,90;
-4,10 (-23,03%)

Cause of death, by injury

15,20 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 158 in the world of 172 (8,72%); 22 place in America 29 (27,59%)
1,10 % (0,219 % annual) ↘
min: 14,20; max: 15,20; max-min: 1 (6,58%); mid: 14,70;
0,500 (3,29%)

Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases

67 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 72 in the world of 172 (58,72%); 9 place in America 29 (72,41%)
1,79 % (0,358 % annual) ↘
min: 59,80; max: 67; max-min: 7,20 (10,75%); mid: 63,40;
3,60 (5,37%)

Mortality caused by road traffic injury

20,10 per 100,000 people[?] (2013)
(ascending): 111 in the world of 178 (38,20%); 25 place in America 31 (22,58%)

Life Expectancy in Ecuador


Life expectancy

75,87 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 67 in the world of 201 (67,16%); 16 place in America 40 (62,50%)
1,11 % (0,222 % annual) ↘
min: 53,22; max: 75,87; max-min: 22,66 (29,86%); mid: 64,54;
11,33 (14,93%)

Life expectancy, male

73,19 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 68 in the world of 201 (66,67%); 16 place in America 40 (62,50%)
1,27 % (0,254 % annual) ↘
min: 51,96; max: 73,19; max-min: 21,24 (29,02%); mid: 62,57;
10,62 (14,51%)

Life expectancy, female

78,69 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 67 in the world of 201 (67,16%); 15 place in America 40 (65%)
0,954 % (0,191 % annual) ↘
min: 54,54; max: 78,69; max-min: 24,15 (30,69%); mid: 66,61;
12,07 (15,34%)

The difference in life expectancy between women and men

5,46 [?] (2015)
(descending): 71 in the world of 201 (65,17%); 22 place in America 40 (47,50%)
4,00 % (0,799 % annual) ↗
min: 2,58; max: 6,10; max-min: 3,52 (57,69%); mid: 4,34;
1,12 (20,51%)

Survival to age 65 in Ecuador


Survival to age 65

6,70 [?] (2015)
(descending): 91 in the world of 194 (53,61%); 26 place in America 37 (32,43%)
8,96 % (1,79 % annual) ↘
min: 4,10; max: 6,70; max-min: 2,60 (38,77%); mid: 5,40;
1,30 (19,39%)

Survival to age 65, male

76,42 [?] (2014)
(descending): 71 in the world of 193 (63,73%); 16 place in America 37 (59,46%)
2,01 % (0,402 % annual) ↘
min: 48,51; max: 76,42; max-min: 27,92 (36,53%); mid: 62,46;
13,96 (18,26%)

Survival to age 65, female

85,17 [?] (2014)
(descending): 82 in the world of 193 (58,03%); 15 place in America 37 (62,16%)
1,23 % (0,245 % annual) ↘
min: 52,72; max: 85,17; max-min: 32,45 (38,10%); mid: 68,94;
16,23 (19,05%)

Probability ratio to live to 65 years of women and men

0,899 [?] (2015)
(descending): 104 in the world of 193 (46,63%); 17 place in America 37 (56,76%)
0,980 % (0,196 % annual) ↘
min: 0,873; max: 0,921; max-min: 0,048 (5,21%); mid: 0,897;
0,0024239 (0,270%)

Age structure in Ecuador


0-14 years

27,52 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 89 in the world of 227 (61,23%); 9 place in America 49 (83,67%)

15-24 years

18,47 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 89 in the world of 227 (61,23%); 13 place in America 49 (75,51%)

25-54 years

39,38 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 132 in the world of 227 (42,29%); 34 place in America 49 (32,65%)

55-64 years

7,39 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 227 (42,73%); 38 place in America 49 (24,49%)

65 years and over

7,25 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 110 in the world of 227 (51,98%); 33 place in America 49 (34,69%)

The ratio of women/men in Ecuador


0-14 years

1,04 [?] (2015)
(descending): 129 in the world of 227 (43,61%); 23 place in America 49 (55,10%)

15-24 years

1,03 [?] (2015)
(descending): 125 in the world of 227 (45,37%); 21 place in America 49 (59,18%)

25-54 years

0,951 [?] (2015)
(descending): 183 in the world of 227 (19,82%); 35 place in America 49 (30,61%)

55-64 years

0,958 [?] (2015)
(descending): 97 in the world of 227 (57,71%); 15 place in America 49 (71,43%)

65 years and over

0,907 [?] (2015)
(descending): 40 in the world of 227 (82,82%); 5 place in America 49 (91,84%)

Average age in Ecuador


total

27,40 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 141 in the world of 227 (38,33%); 39 place in America 49 (22,45%)

male

26,70 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 141 in the world of 227 (38,33%); 39 place in America 49 (22,45%)

female

28,10 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 132 in the world of 227 (42,29%); 37 place in America 49 (26,53%)

Tourism in Ecuador


International tourism, number of arrivals

1 557 000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 84 in the world of 195 (57,44%); 16 place in America 44 (65,91%)
32,76 % (6,55 % annual) ↘
min: 440 000; max: 1 557 000; max-min: 1 117 000 (71,74%); mid: 998 500;
558 500 (35,87%)

International tourism, number of departures

1 278 000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 67 in the world of 107 (38,32%); 11 place in America 24 (58,33%)
29,66 % (5,93 % annual) ↘
min: 271 000; max: 1 278 000; max-min: 1 007 000 (78,79%); mid: 774 500;
503 500 (39,40%)